Ramallah Municipality was established in 1908, and has had 24 Mayors, first woman Mayor was elected in 2005, the last election was held in 2012. Current mayor Mr. Mousa Hadid.
Ramallah City envisions a unique and advanced city, beautiful and green, safe and prosperous, environmentally friendly, preserving the natural and cultural heritage, attracting tourism and investment, an innovative space for the culture and the arts, containing intellectual, political, and cultural diversity and respect for human rights.
The Municipality of Ramallah is a pioneering municipality in its distinct and fair distribution of services, that works professionally and transparently with all the institutions of the city on the basis of partnership and integration.
Main focus is to provide excellent services to the residents and visitors to Ramallah, and continue advancing the city and keep it open and vibrant, and able to keep pace with and contribute to the achievement of sustainable development on the basis of rights and justice in the provision of services, and based on community partnership.